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MENANG NOONGAR CULTURAL HUB

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Be immersed in the world’s oldest living culture with an authentic, personal experience of Noongar Menang culture.

This hub incorporates NAIDOC week with cultural experiences and knowledge sharing by local Noongar people who have a strong connection to Country; recognising Menang Noongar culture as central to the region's identity. 

Each cultural experience is run by local Noongar people who have a strong family connection to country and a deep understanding of their culture and knowledge of the land.

TIMETABLE

MONDAY, 5 JULY

10AM - 2PM         WOMEN'S WEAVING MORNING TEA

                                  KIDS ACTIVITIES

                                  DREAMTIME STORIES

12PM - 1PM         HEALING COUNTRY TREE PLANTING

TUESDAY, 6 JULY

10AM - 2PM         WOMEN'S WEAVING YARNING CIRCLE

                                  TOOL MAKING & DIDGERIDOO DEMONSTRATIONS

                                  KIDS ACTIVITIES

                                  DREAMTIME STORIES

                                  COMMUNITY ART INSTALLATION BUILD

WEDNESDAY,  7 JULY

10AM - 2PM         WOMEN'S WEAVING YARNING CIRCLE

                                  WOOD FIRED DAMPER DEMONSTRATIONS

                                  KIDS ACTIVITIES

                                  COMMUNITY ART INSTALLATION BUILD

THURSDAY, 8 JULY

10AM - 2PM         WOMEN'S WEAVING YARNING CIRCLE

                                  KIDS ACTIVITIES

                                 TOOL MAKING & DIDGERIDOO DEMONSTRATIONS

                                  DREAMTIME STORIES

                                  COMMUNITY ART INSTALLATION BUILD

FRIDAY, 9 JULY

10AM - 2PM      WOMEN'S WEAVING MORNING TEA

                               KIDS ACTIVITIES

                               DREAMTIME STORIES

                               BUSH FOOD TASTING & BUSH MEDICINE TALK

                               TRADITIONAL KANGAROO & DAMPER COOKING                                            METHODS DEMONSTRATION

1PM - 3PM         KWONGKAN MIDDARS MANDALA

                               KOORNT BUILDING

                               BALGA BUILD

                               COMMUNITY ART INSTALLATION BUILD

                               INDIGENOUS FILM SCREENINGS

                               KANGAROO & DAMPER TASTINGS*

4PM - 9PM         KWONGKAN MIDDARS PERFORMANCE

                               LESTER COYNE'S BAND